Finally the transfer window has closed after a long summer of anticipation. Ending the season in such dramatic circumstances left major questions to be asked of our squad and with wealthy owners there was no real reason not to answer said questions. Despite a slow start it seems we’ve done a fair amount of business this window so I have taken it upon myself to weigh up our transfers and evaluate the quality of the work.Read More »
John McGinn’s return could be the key to lift us right out of the danger zone and help surge us towards the safety line. His renewed availability is massive, following a long injury layoff which has seen him unable to take to competitive action since the back end of December.
From time to time we can all be found guilty of being biased towards our own club, in my case it’s the Villa. In the eyes of many fans, their club can do no wrong.
With news of Premier League clubs being given the green light to stage friendlies ahead of the league restart, an interesting caveat has emerged; no official referees will be involved, meaning members of the club’s coaching staff will take charge.
My relationship with Aston Villa Football Club, as a loyal fan, has been something I’ve clung to in my lifetime. Like many football fans, to me, football is my escape. It’s a pastime. It’s a science. And in recent times, it’s become an occupation.